The veterans report today for training camp, take their physicals and have their conditioning test. In the meantine, there was a lot of stuff going on with the Cardinals. Larry Fitzgerald talked with the media all morning. Darnell Dockett was on the radio locally and Carson Palmer talked to PFT last week. Here are a whole bunch of links to start the day.
ROTB podcast Ep. 4 - Interview with Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald
Fitz talks with Jess about the offseason and training camp.
Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald believes newness may prove to be advantageous ArizonaSports.com
Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald believes newness may prove to be advantageous - Cardinals Stories at ArizonaSports.com
Get to camp, Rook ArizonaSports.com
Don't let your agent tell you what to do. He works for you and the sooner you realize that in your career the better.
Darnell Dockett talks about his new tiger and more.
Homebodies For Training Camp
Cardinals join growing NFL trend to use own facilities to prepare for season
How the Cardinals' camp tradition in Flagstaff died
Facilities, financial differences kill Cardinals' long-standing tradition of training amid the pines.
Eric Winston would be all about options - NFC West Blog - ESPN
New Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians has repeatedly praised the team's offensive line this offseason, defending it from criticism he considered outdated. That doesn't mean the Cardinals are content at the position.
John Abraham and the Cardinals' pass rush - NFC West Blog - ESPN
The Cardinals could use outside pass-rush help even though they ranked sixth in sacks per pass attempt last season. They got a team-high nine sacks from inside linebacker Daryl Washington, who will serve a four-game suspension to open the season.
Hitting key points on Arizona QB Carson Palmer with Bruce Arians - ESPN
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians knows what the stats say. When he was offensive coordinator for the Indianapolis Colts last season, Arians knows that his quarterback, Andrew Luck, took more hits while throwing than any QB in the NFL. Before that, when Arians was offensive coordinator for the Pittsburgh Steelers, he knows his quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger, wasn't one to shy away from contact, either.
ProFootballTalk: One-on-one with Carson Palmer | ProFootballTalk
New Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Carson Palmer sits down with Erik Kuselias to discuss what it feels like to join another team and the what the Cardinals could achieve this season.
Quarterback controversy: A look at the QB battles heading into training camps - SBNation.com
Who doesn't love a good quarterback competition? A few teams still have unsettled quarterback situations heading into training camp, which will lead to some interesting quarterback battles.
NFL news roundup: RGIII injury update, no extension for Cutler and Miller's appeal - SBNation.com
Check out the top news from the NFL today.
Free agency tough on running backs again in 2013 - SBNation.com
Free agency rarely treats running backs well and this offseason wasn't any different.
Jay Cutler contract: Bears GM says no contract extensions will be signed this season - SBNation.com
Jay Cutler will not get a contract extension from the Bears before the 2013 season.
Von Miller suspension: Appeal decision expected before NFL regular season - SBNation.com
The Broncos star linebacker is expected to know his fate before the start of the regular season.
Aaron Hernandez trial: Probable cause hearing delayed until Aug. 22 - SBNation.com
Wednesday's probable cause hearing was delayed as prosecutors continue to build a case against Hernandez.
NFL PUP list: Santonio Holmes, Ahmad Bradshaw, Roman Harper and Rob Gronkowski all out - SBNation.com
A slew of players have been played on the PUP list, which will keep them out for at least the start of training camp.
Jets rumors: Braylon Edwards expected to sign - SBNation.com
The Jets brought back Edwards at the end of last season, and it appears they will bring him back again to start training camp.
Jaguars could start both Blaine Gabbert, Chad Henne in preseason - SBNation.com
The Jaguars have a competition at quarterback, and Jacksonville fans are likely to see a good dose of both the younger player and the veteran in the preseason.
How Corner Blitzing Helps Defend The Read-Option - Hogs Haven
The hot topic of the NFL this off-season has been defending the read-option. We look at how the Carolina Panthers used their slot corners to help them attack the Redskins read-option.
Buccaneers sign Mike Williams to five-year contract extension - Bucs Nation
The contract talks are finally over, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have their number two receiver for the foreseeable future locked up.
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